Earth Matters : Entanglement in Marine Debris

Around 8.8 million metric tonnes of plastic waste are dumped in the world’s oceans every year. Asia reportedly accounts as the leading source of plastic waste dumping in the ocean. Plastic waste poll...

Earth Matters : Pangolins and their conservation

Pangolins do not thrive in captivity and are extremely difficult to breed in zoos. However, Nandankanan Zoo in Bhubaneshwar has undertaken commendable efforts to maintain and breed the Indian Pangoli...

Earth Matters : Orangutans and their habitat

In the fond memory of the last Orangutan in India, a Sumatran x Bornean hybrid Orangutan who died in Nandan kanan Zoo in Bhuvneshwar on 29 May, 2019, we dedicate this programme to Binny. Script and R...

Earth Matters : Saving the Rhinos

In the nineteenth and early twentieth century, many rhinos lost their lives in India and Nepal due to sport hunting, whereby rich people killed rhinos for pleasure. As a result of this, the populatio...